Frequent Questions

Is my organization's project eligible under EJ Small Grants?

Each project must include activities related to at least one of the following federal environmental statutes: Clean Water Act; Safe Drinking Water Act; Solid Waste Disposal Act; Clean Air Act; Toxic Substances Control Act; Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act; and Marine Protection, Research and Sanctuaries Act.

In addition, funding under this announcement CANNOT be used to support the following activities:

  • Litigation against the Federal government or any other government entity
  • Construction
  • Lobbying
  • Matching funds for other Federal grants
  • Travel for Federal employees
  • Human health studies (such as, taking blood or other bodily fluids from humans)
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